FDA advisory committees meeting to discuss over-the-counter birth control

(NEW YORK) -- Advisory committees of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are meeting Tuesday and Wednesday to review the first-ever application for an over-the-counter birth control pill.At a joint meeting, the Nonprescription Drugs Advisory Committee and the Obstetrics, Reproductive, and Urologic Drugs Advisory... Read More.

FDA approves over-the-counter Narcan to reduce drug overdoses

(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the overdose reversal drug Narcan for over-the-counter use on Wednesday -- a milestone decision that advocates said will make it easier to save lives amid the ongoing opioid epidemic.Narcan, made by the company Emergent... Read More.